February 24, 2021

NTSB: Leaking oil started fire aboard roll-on/roll-off ferry Caribbean Fantasy

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From gCaptain The National Transportation Safety Board has determined that the fire aboard the roll-on/roll-off car and passenger ferry Caribbean Fantasy was caused by leaking fuel that contacted a hot surface in the ship’s engine room. The fire occurred on August 17, 2016, as the ferry was underway off San Juan, Puerto Rico with more […]

‘Caribbean Fantasy’ ferry fire

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  UPDATED story: More than 500 evacuated in ferry fire near Puerto Rico By Associated Press From Fox News More than 500 passengers and crew were evacuated on Wednesday from a burning ship about a mile off Puerto Rico’s north coast, and many required medical care, though there were no reported fatalities. The fire continued […]